BC-38 by Crypto AG Zug

Boris Hagelin of Sweden developed a long line of cipher systems, beginning with the B-21, B-211, C-35, C-36, C-38 (which later became America's M-209). The C-38 was then produced with a keyboard and motor in order to increase speed of operation.  A keyboard version of the C38 was produced and it was called the BC-38.  A later, minor update, resulted in the BC-543.

The machine is cased although the lid is not shown in the photo.

 
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Above photos and copy courtesy of  John Alexander, Leicestershire United Kingdom. E-mail: See Musem Info section.



 
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BC-543 photo via E-bay.


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March 25/05